Sahara Charcoal

Charcoal Sticks

Charcoal Sticks

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Charcoal has been used since earliest times for a large range of purposes including art and medicine, but by far its most important use has been as a metallurgical fuel. Charcoal is the traditional fuel of a blacksmith’s forge and other applications where an intense heat is required. Charcoal was also used historically as a source of carbon black¬†by grinding it up. In this form charcoal was important to early chemists and was a constituent of formulas for mixtures such as black powder. Due to its high surface area,¬†charcoal can be used as a filter, and as a catalyst or as an adsorbent.

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